The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria is here with a new scholarship scheme but this time it is for Postgraduate Nigerian Students from Rivers, Delta and Bayelsa States to study in the UK for Engineering and petroleum related Science courses at Imperial College London, University College London and the University of Leeds for 2017 academic year.
The following courses at the three institutions qualify available for the scholarship program:
Imperial College London
– MSC Petroleum Engineering
– MSC Petroleum Geoscience
– MSC Petroleum Geophysics
University College London
– MSC Chemical/Process Engineering
– MSC Mechanical Engineering (Rotating Equipment or Metallurgy)
– MSC Civil Engineering (Geotechnics)
University of Leeds
– MSC Exploration Geophysics
– MSC Electronic/Electrical Engineering
This scholarship program will cover tuition fees, one return flight from Nigeria to the UK and a contribution towards living expenses only.
– Applicants must be Nigerians from Rivers, Bayelsa and Delta State.
– Applicants must have completed their bachelors degree program with a UK Second Class Upper.
– Applicants must be aged between 21-28 years by 30/09/2017.
– Applicants must not be a staff, ward or spouse of any member of Shell Companies in Nigeria.
– Applicants must meet the individual universities’ English Language requirements (usually at least 6.5 in IELTS score valid for Sept. 2017 admission)
– Applicants must have an International passport
– Applicants should be able to demonstrate leadership and intellectual abilities.
Application forms will be available ONLY through the participating universities, following admission.
The application deadline for the scholarship program is on 30th January 2017.